SEN Teaching Assistant

Bristol City Centre, Bristol
MEBJN -032018-135780_1603435897
Date Posted:23 Oct 2020
  1. Learning Support Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

SEN Teaching Assistant

Bristol City Centre, Bristol
Tradewind are recruiting! Are you special needs teaching assistant looking to work within a Mainstream Primary in central Bristol?

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for a SEN teaching assistant with experience of 1:1 Support and understanding of Autism within Primary ages. The role is starting part-time (Wednesday to Friday) and working hours are between 0830-1530 and becoming full-time from 2nd December until the end of academic Year. This supportive Primary school in Bristol requires the right candidate to support the learner both academically and behaviorally and aid them in their emotional and academic development from 3rd November 2020. This is going to be apart-time role that will become full-time and then possibly permanent for the right candidate.

School is within easy reach of public transport in Bristol and would be easily reachable through buses and trains from most areas in Bristol.
-A strong understanding of students with Autism and behavioural difficulties
-Ability to support the student both academically and emotionally in a calm manner, adhere to safeguarding and behavioural policies at all times, and show adherence to professional boundaries.
-The school does not have a car park and there is limited on street parking.
- A collaborative and driven individual who will be able to take directions from the SENCO and other Education professionals within the school.
-Ability to manage challenging behaviour and de-escalate appropriately.

Role involves supporting the learners within the classroom and sometimes in a group setting inside and outside the classroom. It also involves guiding the student emotionally and behaviorally at times of stress and helping them to overcome their barriers to social interaction and emotional recognition.

Location: Bristol (Central Bristol- Near BRI)
In return you will have the advantage of working for a reputable Primary school where there is lots of support from the SLT and very experienced learning support and SEN team.
You will gain great amount of knowledge about teaching and supporting Primary aged student with Autism and reporting on behavioural changes.
You will be considered for career development opportunities

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Teaching assistant role you will need to:
* Have experience of working with young people with behavioural and social and emotional difficulties in Primary settings
Have a Level 2 or Level 3 Teaching assistant or Autism training or qualification.
* This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
* Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
* You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position Or for more information about the role, contact Ross Churn on 01173017578 /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.
We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
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